trapeziometacarpal

tra·pe·zi·o·met·a·car·pal

(tra-pē'zē-ō-met'ă-kar'păl),
Relating to the trapezium and the metacarpus.

trapeziometacarpal

(tră-pē″zē-ō-mĕt″ă-kăr′păl)
Pert. to or connecting the trapezium and the metacarpus of the thumb.
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Marks, "Evaluation of Expectations and Expectation Fulfillment in Patients Treated for Trapeziometacarpal Osteoarthritis," The Journal of Hand Surgery, vol.
2) The goals of treatment are to maintain motion and the biomechanics of the trapeziometacarpal joint by restoring the joint's anatomic congruity and articular surface and correcting carpometacarpal subluxation or dislocation.
One small randomized study tested the efficacy of DPT in patients with symptomatic finger OA affecting the distal or proximal interphalangeal joint or the trapeziometacarpal (thumb) joint.
10) In a double-blind RCT, Maitland's passive accessory mobilization of the thumb led to increased pain pressure threshold in the trapeziometacarpal (TM) joint, but did not improve tip, tripod pinch, or grip strength.
Development of a computational model for the mechanical and functional evaluation of the trapeziometacarpal joint
Robusticity and osteoarthritis at the trapeziometacarpal joint in a Bronze Age population from Tell Abraq, United Arab Emirates.
The involvement of the first carpometacarpal joint, also referred to as trapeziometacarpal arthritis is the second most common degenerative joint disease in hand, predominantly in females in their fifth and sixth decades of life.
For hand OA, the panel conditionally recommended evaluation of the patient's ability to perform activities of daily living, instruction in joint protection techniques, assistive devices as needed, instruction in the use of thermal modalities, and splints for patients with trapeziometacarpal joint OA.
Clinical outcome of cementless semi-constrained trapeziometacarpal arthroplasty, and possible effect of Vitamin C on the occurrence of complex regional pain syndrome.
Two DOFs are at the trapeziometacarpal (TM) joint (also referred to as the carpometacarpal joint), and two are at the MCP joint.